Magnatone Super 15 Review

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  Magnatones have been used by everyone from Buddy Holly to Slash and damn near every tasty and rootsy player in-between, but the Magnatone sound remains synonymous with the guitar hero’s guitar hero, Lonnie Mack. It’s not about sparkling cleans, or even an identifiable overdrive characteristic the defining element for Mack and Magnatone More...

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By On Wednesday, July 15th, 2015

Bad Cat Bobcat 20R Review

  Don’t let the two 6V6 power tubes and the open back 1×12 combo cabinet mislead you into thinking this is some 5E3 wannabe. Bad Cat has opted for a large early-50s style dual triode preamp tube, More...

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By On Wednesday, July 15th, 2015

Swart Space Tone 45 Review

The looks and specs epitomise the notion of a `boutique’ amp to such a degree that the Swart feels almost like a parody of the genre. We’re talking carbon composite resistors and Mallory signal capacitors More...

By On Tuesday, June 2nd, 2015

Dave Hill’s Sam Li Custom – Guitar workshop part two

We continue our look at the legendary axe of Slade’s Dave Hill… The zero fret was added not when the guitar was put together, but at a later date Neck As we’ve already seen, the neck is a one-piece More...

By On Wednesday, April 15th, 2015

Musikmesse 2015 – In Pictures

Well, Musikmesse 2015 is certainly a spectacle this year, with a wide range of new and enhanced products from all the big names in the guitar world on display. You can check out all the latest Messe news here We’re More...

By On Monday, April 13th, 2015

Musikmesse 2015

With all eyes descending on Frankfurt this week we thought it best to keep all our news and show reports in one place for ease of navigation – Keep checking back for all the latest news, product announcements, More...

By On Wednesday, February 18th, 2015

Guitar Classics – Fender Telecaster Bible 2015

The latest Guitar Classics is on sale now, and this time we’re taking a look at Fender Telecasters! This latest special edition in the Guitar & Bass Classics series goes all the way back to the beginning, More...

By On Sunday, January 25th, 2015

Guitar & Bass at NAMM 2015 – Part 2

Continuing from Part 1, here’s D’Angelico’s latest models, first up it’s their high end acoustic… D’Angelico’s new acoustic range D’Angelico solid body bass D’Angelico More...

By On Wednesday, January 21st, 2015

Guitar & Bass at NAMM 2015

This NAMM has been an absolute treat, so many incredible new guitar models from the big names and a range of exciting new gear and tech that has been unveiled – Click Here For The Latest NAMM News  Here’s More...

By On Wednesday, January 7th, 2015

Gear of the Year – Electro Acoustic Guitars

We continue our Gear of the Year roundup by looking at the best electro-acoustics of 2014… Seagull Walnut Mini Jumbo Isys T No trimmings, just great tone and playability – Under £1000 Winner Price: More...